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Anatomy of a Tsunami

Grades: 6-12
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Tsunami waves can be distinguished from ordinary ocean waves by many factors, including the tremendous amount of energy they carry, the great distance between ...

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Accessibility: Textual, Visual

Permitted use: Stream Only

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NOVA: "Wave That Shook the World"

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This resource can be found as "Anatomy of a Tsunami" on the NOVA website. Third party materials courtesy of GlobeXplorer, Vasily Titov/NOAA/PMEL, Miho Aoki at the Arctic Region Supercomputing Center, Scientific Consultant Elena Suleimani, Geophysical Institute, University of Alaska Fairbanks, NOAA, Alaska Sea Grant College Program, and Eric Geist/USGS.

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Contributor: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale

Funder: National Science Foundation-grayscale

Producer: WGBH Educational Foundation-grayscale